Our New Library Building in the News

Here are two stories about the new building. One in the Bangor Daily News and one in the Free Press. There is also a story in the Courier Gazette but you need a subscription to read it.

Wonderful Development in Library's Building Plans


JOIN US FOR AN OPEN HOUSE AT THE NEW BUILDING! Tuesday, July 31st  5:00pm to 7:00pm


There is an amazing development in the Library’s building plans, thanks to an incredibly generous gift.

In late May, while working with Elliott + Elliott Architects to put the finishing touches on the Juniper Street building plans, we received a call from the officers of The Lillius Gilchrest Grace Institute (LGGI) asking if the Library would consider a gift of the building and land that was the home of the Grace Youth Center. The youth center was closing, ending LGGI’s 70 plus years of service to the youth of St. George.

Notice of Annual Meeting July 31, 2012


Notice of Annual Meeting


Jackson Memorial Library


Tuesday, July 31, 2012

7:00 pm


at the


71 Main Street, Tenants Harbor


All card holders are members and may vote. You can read more about our board members and the slate of candidates at

Before the brief business meeting there will be an open house from 5 to 7pm on the 31st at the New JML at 71 Main Street. We hope you'll join us.


Click on "Read More" to see the full agenda for the meeting.



C'mon Down, just for the Halibut! The Harpoon is Raffle Ready!

The Harpoon is always a good time.  Located in Port Clyde, local residents count down the days until it opens for dinner for the season.  The Harpoon is known for fresh fish, lobster, shrimp, clams, steaks and cajun blackened specialties and some of the friendliest staff on the peninsula.  It is also known for having quirky decorations, such as the mannequin couple in the dining room.

Looking for a Relaxing Stay? Craignair Inn is Raffle Ready!

Have you been looking for a relaxing place to stay in the St. George area?  Were you hoping that it would have been included in Yankee Magazine's "Best of 2012 in New England" list?  Looking for something pet friendly?  Then the Craignair Inn is the place for you.  In addition to staying at the inn, you can also enjoy a delicious dinner in their beautiful dining room.

There are Two Sides to Every Scarf! Eileen Fisher Scarf Donation is Raffle Ready

So much can be said about the beauty and simplicity of scarves, but little can measure the potential a scarf has to completely change a style, look or outfit.  Today's fashion trends have moved the scarf off the accessories rack and into the must have section of even the simplest of wardrobes.  Lucky for us, Susan Schor, Eileen Fisher executive and Mid-Coast Maine resident, has added 2 designer fashio

Got Heat? Maine Coast Petroleum Donation is Raffle Ready

Maine Coast Petroleum delivers not just by land, but by sea too.  With over 20 years of fuel delivery in the Mid-Coast including islands from Frenchboro to Monhegan, our neighbor here in Tenants Harbor knows all about your fuel needs.

Our Deck or Yours? Cod End Donation is Raffle Ready

Life on the docks in Tenants Harbor just wouldn't be the same without our neighbors and friends at the Cod End.  Offering a full service fish market filled with local catches including lobsters, dock side eating or carryout meals and harbor services including fuel, moorings and ice, Cod End is a full service waterside market.

Great Day for a Picnic? Lobster Picnic Basket Donation is Raffle Ready

It is a common belief that food is best enjoyed outdoors.  Many people even believe food tastes better when eaten outside.  If you are a lover of picnic meals, then you'll love the Lobster Picnic Basket Donation to this year's raffle fundraiser.

Complete with a bottle of Fish Eye wine,  8 plastic lobster plates, 8 lobster picking forks, 4 plastic glasses, lobster tile, napkins and the "Lobster at Home" cookbook by Jasper White, you'll be ready to hit your favorite picnic spot in complete lobster style.

Support your local library by stopping by buying your raffle tickets today! Tickets can be purchased individually at $2/ticket or you can get 6 tickets for $10.  Enter as often as you'd choose for any and all items you like and join our community to celebrate St. George Days in Tenants Harbor, ME.


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